Sharifa is a graduate of Nova southeastern university. She holds a Bachelor’s of Science in criminal Justice and Masters of science in Counseling with concentration in Applied behavior analysis. Over the years, she has worked with children within the foster care, DJJ, school system and through private clinics/companies. Her experience is with Children ages 2-18, neurotypical and those with varying exceptionalities such as Autism, developmental disabilities, emotional and behavioral disorder, and ESOL. As a therapist, she has provided serviceswithin home, school and clinic settings.